Speedo Open Water Intermediate Training Clinic

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Elgin River Lodge


The Speedo Open Water Swim Series, a three-part training clinic, was born from a shared passion for the open water between Speedo and Olympian, Michelle Weber. This unique swimming series has been curated to offer swimmers of all performance levels the opportunity to experience the true essence of open water swimming, while being guided and coached by South Africa’s best. All event proceeds will be donated to Michelle’s 2021 Olympic goal.

Open Water Intermediate Training Clinic

For those planning a Robben Island Crossing or a half Iron Man, this event is for you! Improve on your open water technique and feel confident on your next swim, as Michelle guides you through an open water swim, highlighting the key tips and techniques to assist you with powering through your first big event.

Nestled on the slopes of the Palmiet River, Elgin River Lodge will once again play host to the Speedo Open Water Swim Series, this iconic location allows one to explore the true beauty of open water swimming while being surrounded by a breathtaking landscape.

Your ticket includes

  1. Training Clinic presented by Michelle Weber
  2. 2h (+-5km) Open Water Swim at Elgin River Lodge
  3. Light Lunch
  4. A Training Programme Booklet curated for your experience level by Michelle
  5. Speedo Open Water Swim Series limited edition swimming cap

The Location

The exquisite Elgin River Lodge will be the host venue for our second Open Water Swim Series Event; this unique location is a mere hour’s drive from Cape Town. Enjoy unobstructed mountain, orchard and forest views, while taking to the Palmiet River for your open water swim.

Additional information

Age restriction Family friendly
Refund policy Refunds allowed (view policy)


Speedo Open Water Intermediate Training Clinic
Elgin River Lodge
Theewaterskloof Local Municipality, South Africa
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